Hal Sparks - Evolution Overdrive
- Miles Fielder
- 8 August 2011
This article is from 2011.
Impressive delivery with theme of humankind’s ongoing evolution
Humankind’s ongoing evolution from apes is the buff American stand-up’s central thesis. En route to his conclusion that only the reintroduction of dinosaurs into the food chain will save us, Sparks blasts the crowd with a string of more commonplace observations. The material is occasionally a touch routine, but the delivery is impressively high velocity.
Gilded Balloon Teviot, 622 6552, until 28 Aug (not 15), 10.45pm, £9–£10 (£8–£9).